Bucs Ink Fifth-Round Pick OT Xavier Fulton

Published: June 11th, 2009
By Buccaneers Gab

The Bucs have signed their fifth-round pick, Former University of Illinois offensive tackle Xavier Fulton to a three-year contract worth a total of $1.93 million and includes a $181,000 signing bonus, according to Adam Caplan of Scout.com.

Fulton is a converted defensive end who was named All-Big Ten Conference for the past two seasons as an offensive lineman, lining up at left tackle and right tackle. He is coming off a shoulder injury, as he had surgery on his right shoulder before the NFL Scouting Combine.